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E. Leybold, Cologne, Germany

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about 1905

Wooden box, no bottom, holes on the side. Brass pulleys at one end, 2 wires strung along entire length of box. Top of box has "scale" of 4 black rectangles and one red rectangle repeated length of box. Plaque reads "Mechanische Werstatten/E. LEYBOLDS NACHFOLGER/Coln a. Rhein." Missing turn key.

Overall: 53 1/4 × 4 3/4 × 7 in. (135.3 × 12.1 × 17.8 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Allen King Collection of Scientific Instruments, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College

2002.1.34109

Geography/Culture

Europe, Germany

Period

20th century

Object Name

Scientific Instrument: Acoustics

Classification

Scientific Instrument

Scientific Instrument - Acoustics

Not on view

Published References

E. Leynbold‘s Nachfolger, Coln a. Rh., Catalogue, p.198

Provenance

Source unknown; catalogued into the Allen King Collection of Scientific Instruments, 2002.

Old Number

Sa028

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